Dora Pejačević in Brazil!

Music has an exceptional power to connect “distant worlds”. The performance of the Symphony in F minor, Op. 41 by Dore Pejačević in Brazil! This exceptional work by the famous Croatian composer Dora Pejačević was performed on Sunday, June 11, 2023, by the...

Overture by Dora Pejačević at the Vienna Konzerthaus!

Thanks to the young and successful Croatian conductor, Andrej Vesel, the audience of the Vienna Konzerthaus will have the opportunity to hear Dora Pejačević’s Overture in D minor. In the Mozart Hall, on Wednesday, May 24, 2023, it will be performed by the Ton...

Animated film about Dora Pejačević!

On March 6, 2023, La Boite à Pépites – the French record label and video platform of the artistic association Elles – Women Composer released an animated film dedicated to the Croatian composer Dora Pejačević. The film, in the realization of which the Music...

Dora Pejačević in Detroit!

The prestigious Detroit Symphony Orchestra is another in a series of foreign ensembles that has included Dora Pejačević’s Symphony in its repertoire. For three nights in a row, on February 23, 24 and 25, 2023, the American audience will be able to enjoy the work...

Soon! Concert and cartoon about Dora Pejačević in France!

The work of Dora Pejačević is a growing source of inspiration for artists outside the borders of our homeland. The last example that testifies to this is the French cellist Héloïse Luzzati. Extremely talented musically, which is confirmed by her successful concert...

Dora Pejačević’s Songs in Durham (US)

While there is still much music to be rediscovered, it is rare to find works as beautiful as Dora Pejacevic’s Songs for Soprano and Orchestra. Largely neglected due to her gender, Pejacevic is probably the most talented composer Croatia has put forth, and is...

Chandos Records new release: Dora Pejačević!

Pejačević’s 1913 Piano Concerto is a big, bold, exhilarating affair which seems to look backward to Brahms and forwards to Rachmaninov and even early film-scores in some of its sweeping, expansive themes. Donohoe and Oramo do it full justice, and the Symphony in...

“Daydream” with Dora Pejačević’s music #KKKK

Daydream, is the title of the new CD recorded by Katarina Krpan i Katarina Kutnar (#KKKK) published by Cantus d.o.o. The release, which will be promoted ond Friday, March 11, 2022 at the Center for Culture and Information, has already won over many music professionals...

Swedish premiere of the Piano Concerto by Dora Pejačević

Piano Concerto in G minor, Op. 33  written by the Croatian prominent composer Dora Pejačević will be premiered in Helsingborg, Sweden, on Saturday, March 12, 2022 at 3 p.m. The concert will be performed by the Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra at the Helsingborgs...
BBC i Dora Pejacevic

Dora Pejačević and BBC!

Dora Pejačević, aristocrat, countess, intellectual of wide horizons, bluestocking and polyglot, and above all sensitive artist and creator of music that inspires and moves, was at last the theme of the world’s biggest media corporations, such as the British media...

Dora Pejačević in Kuala Lumpur for Women’s Day

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, March 8 and 9, 2019, in the Dewn Filharmonik Petronas hall in Kuala Lumpur, the Malay Philharmonic conducted bz the British-Australian conductor Jessica Cottis gave a concert entitled Women in Music.  Included in the...

Dora Pejacevic

Home / Tražili ste Pejačević symphony Dora Pejačević Dora Pejačević was born in Budapest on 10 September 1885. Her father, Count Theodor Pejačević, would later become the Croatian ban (governor); her mother was the Hungarian Countess Lilla Vay de Vaya. List of works...

Australian premiere of Dora’s Piano Quintet in Canberra!

After regularly successful and notable European performances of Dora Pejačević’s orchestral works, the Australian audience will have the opportunity to hear a composition from Dora’s chamber opus. Piano Quintet in B minor, Op. 40, with Brahms Piano Trio...

Franjo Krežma

Home / Tražili ste Pejačević symphony Franjo Krežma There are not many Croatian musicians enveloped in an aura of success in the country and abroad, connected with romantic and tragic fate of the Mozartian type, such as Franjo Krežma. List of works Sheet music...

Božidar Kunc

Home / Tražili ste dora Božidar Kunc Božidar Kunc was born on July 18, 1903, in Zagreb, the fourth child of accountant Rudolf Kunc (1867 –1932), a scion of the Kunz van der Rosen family of Graz, and Ljubica Smičiklas (1873 – 1936). List of works Sheet music Literature...

Blagoje Bersa

Home / Tražili ste Blagoje Bersa Few Croatian families can have had over several generations such a lasting influence on the cultural, artistic, political and social life of Croatia in the 19th and 20th centuries as that of Bersa. List of works Sheet music Literature...

Ferdo Livadić

Home / Tražili ste Ferdo Livadić His rich oeuvre containing more than 250 compositions and the significance of his overall musical and social activities during his life affirmed Ferdo Wiesner Livadić (1799 – 1879) as the progenitor of the first generation of Croatian...

Ivan Zajc

Home / Tražili ste Ivan Zajc The childhood and youth of Ivan (Giovanni) pl. Zajc (Rijeka, August 3, 1832 – Zagreb, December 16, 1914) unfolded in an atmosphere of music, in Zajc’s birthplace, Rijeka, where his father Ivan (1800 – 1854) had arrived from Bohemia in...